10 Covid patients at St. Ann’s Hospital

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10 Covid patients at St. Ann’s Hospital

There are ten patients at the St. Ann’s Psychiatric Hospital. 

Additionally, there have been eight new cases of Covid-19 in the country. 

The Ministry of Health confirmed the news in its daily clinical update. 

It then provided the clinical update as of the morning of Saturday 26 September: 

Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), the UWI, and other local sites for testing for COVID-19- 30,544

Number of unique patient tests completed- 27,481

Number of repeated tests- 3,063

Number of samples which have tested positive at public and private facilities in Trinidad and Tobago- 4,285

Total number of active cases- 2,030

Number of deaths- 70

Number of persons discharged from public health facilities- 914

Number of recovered community cases- 1,271

Recovered community cases refer to persons who were previously COVID-19 positive and in self-isolation at home and subsequently met the discharge criteria and were released from self-isolation.

There are 101 Covid-19 Positive Patients in Hospital:

  • Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility- 54 (5 in ICU and 8 in HDU)
  • Caura Hospital- 24
  • Arima General Hospital- 6
  • Augustus Long Hospital- 1
  • St Ann’s Hospital- 10
  • Scarborough Hospital- 5
  • Signal Hill- 1

There are 111 patients in Step-down/Transition Facilities: 

  • UWI, Debe 6
  • UWI, Canada hall 52
  • UWI, Freedom hall 45